The Textile Machinery Association
Over 120 of the most important manufacturers of textile machinery and accessories from all sectors of the trade are affiliated within the VDMA Textile Machinery Association. The largest parts of the companies are medium-sized firms and stand for approximately 90 per cent of the entire sector volume. In 2015, the branch produced textile machinery worth about 3,1 billion € Euros.
German technology to cut energy consumption and costs
24.10.2016 ITMA ASIA + CITME 2016, Asia’s foremost trade fair dedicated to textile machinery, is once again marked by a significant presence of German companies both in their number and in the quality of their technology.
Steps towards Industrie 4.0
17.10.2016 The internet has already profoundly changed private life; in the meantime, the Internet of Things and Services is entering the production process and is creating new business models. The interconnection of state-of-the-art information technology and manufacturing processes, summarised under the term Industrie 4.0, is on track. The planned speed factory of the manufacturer of sports articles with the three stripes shows where the road leads: Fast and flexible production up to batch size 1.
VDMA: German Technology meets Vietnamese Textiles
03.06.2016 Two technological conferences themed “German Technology meets Vietnamese Textile” will be held on 5th July in Hanoi and 7th July in Ho Chi Minh City. The events are organised by the VDMA Textile Machinery Association and supported by Vietnam Textile & Apparel Association (VITAS), China Textile & Apparel (CTA, Adsale), TextilesUpdate and Becker Travel Co. Ltd., Vietnam. For registration go to www.germantech-vietnamesetextile.de.
Textile Machinery Association, media and public relations, information, market observation, Walter Reiners-Foundation
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Textile Machinery Association, Large Industrial Plant Manufacturer's Group, Walter Reiners Foundation, Managing Director, Working group hybride lightweight technologies
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